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Molly Sheridan

New York, NY      

Molly Sheridan is a writer, editor, and producer specializing in classical and experimental music, with a focus on multimedia content designed for the web. A winner of ASCAP’s Deems Taylor Award for music journalism, she is the director of content for New Music USA and co-editor of its magazine NewMusicBox. She also serves as the administrative manager for the composer John Luther Adams.

She hosted Carnegie Hall’s Sound Insights podcast series and her writing has appeared in publications such as TimeOut, The Washington Post, Serious Eats, and on her ArtsJournal blog Mind the Gap. Prior to joining the media staff, Sheridan worked for the American Symphony Orchestra League, where she was associate editor of Symphony magazine and the League’s webmaster. She attended the Honors Tutorial College at Ohio University, earning a bachelor’s in journalism with a specialization in violin performance and French in 1999.

Articles by Molly Sheridan:

Headlines April 29 2019
New Music USA appoints Vanessa Reed as President and CEO

An experienced, passionate, and transformational music professional, Ms. Reed comes to New Music USA after serving the United Kingdom’s PRS Foundation as chief executive for the past 11 years.

Articles March 14 2019 | By Molly Sheridan
Quick Cuts for Big Ears

With only a week to go until the kickoff of the 2019 edition of the Big Ears Festival in Knoxville, TN (March 21-24), we’ve been digging through the NewMusicBox archives...

Headlines June 20 2018 | By Molly Sheridan
Exclusive Trailer: Milford Graves Documentary “Full Mantis”

Jake Meginsky’s "Full Mantis," the first-ever feature film about Milford Graves, is set to open nationally this July, and to celebrate the filmmaker has shared this exclusive new trailer with...

Headlines April 18 2018 | By Molly Sheridan
INDEXED: What we’re reading when we read about Lamar’s Pulitzer Win

Ever since Pulitzer Prize Administrator Dana Canedy announced Kendrick Lamar's win in the music category on Monday, news outlets and social media have been alight with hot takes and existential...

Headlines April 16 2018 | By Molly Sheridan
Kendrick Lamar Awarded 2018 Pulitzer Prize for DAMN.

Congratulations to Kendrick Lamar, winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Music for his album DAMN.

Articles March 20 2018 | By Molly Sheridan
Big Ears Festival Preview: Behind the Scenes with Ashley Capps

Ashley Capps—the driving force behind the Big Ears Festival—took a few moments to chat with us about anti-algorithms, festival strategy, and how you market an event that offers its audience...

Headlines March 16 2017 | By Molly Sheridan
Trump Budget Proposal Eliminates NEA

President Trump’s proposed budget includes the elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts. Arts groups are urging their constituents to contact their representatives.

Listen March 16 2017 | By Molly Sheridan
Inspect the Unexpected: 10 Years of Counterstream Radio

Happy Birthday, Counterstream Radio! Today we're celebrating 10 years of broadcasting to listeners around the globe.

Articles March 8 2017 | By Molly Sheridan
Who are you championing today?

We’ve profiled the work of many female creators on NewMusicBox. In celebration of #InternationalWomensDay, here are just a few examples for your back pocket the next time you meet someone...